Wade Hicks first appeared on The Shedd stage in Oregon Festival of American Music 2008's production Brigadoon (2008). He received his MFA from The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago before going on to teach several acting classes at Illinois Wesleyan University. He currently teaches stage dialects for the UO Theatre Department. Locally, he has been seen in Wild Oats for Willamette Repertory Theatre, Humble Boy for the Very Little Theatre. Wade will also be directing Sarah Ruhl’s The Clean House for the VLT this spring.